Scent of a Gamer

From the computer to the tabletop, this is all about games. Updated each week-end.

I hope you like green: a traveller’s guide to Lustria

Hail there, brave treasure-seeker! Are you bored with the Old World? Sick of trudging through damp fields to find old barrow-mounds? Have you ever wished to seek treasure in warmer … Continue reading

April 16, 2017 · 1 Comment

The troops of Total War: Warhammer II

  In case you haven’t seen the video yet, here it is:   What I want to do here for eager Total War players is talk about what factions and … Continue reading

April 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Lorehammer: Orion, the King in the Wood

Orion will be one of the starting lords for the Wood Elf faction in Warhammer: Total War, but who is he? He doesn’t look much like an elf. The long … Continue reading

November 26, 2016 · 2 Comments

Lorehammer: Skarsnik

In the Old World, Skarsnik is the goblin warboss who controls the mountains around the dwarf hold of Karak Eight Peaks. The dwarfs there are familiar with Skarnik’s ambushes and … Continue reading

October 15, 2016 · Leave a comment

My top 6 changes in Civilization VI

The next instalment in the Civilization series is almost out, and the previews and in full swing. I’ve seen a lot of the new changes now in articles and videos, … Continue reading

October 9, 2016 · 1 Comment

A Bard’s Tale IV update

The fourth part of the classic CRPG series The Bard’s Tale was funded on Kickstarter last year. I’m not a backer, although the series has a special place in my … Continue reading

October 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Using Regiments of Renown to preview new races

Post-release updates within Warhammer: Total War have done a good job of expanding the factions that were playable at launch, and have also included the Beastmen as an additional playable … Continue reading

October 2, 2016 · 1 Comment